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Neal Named August ALMH Employee of the Month


Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital has announced Jeff Neal of Emden as the August Employee of the Month. Neal has worked at ALMH for almost five years. He is currently serving as a Sterile Processing Technician but began at ALMH in the Environmental Services department.

In his role Neal decontaminates, cleans, assembles, sterilizes, and packages surgical equipment and instruments. He ensures that the equipment is cleaned, sanitized, and ready for the next case. Sterile processing is a critical department at the hospital to ensure that equipment and instruments are safe to use and the surgical team has everything needed for each procedure.

Co-workers nominated Neal for the recognition stating, “Jeff is a hard worker with an amazing attitude. He is always friendly and willing to help anyone.” The surgery team at ALMH also nominated Neal echoing the same the praise, “Jeff always has a positive pleasant attitude. He is always willing to help out and stay late. He always gives words of encouragement to other staff. He works efficiently. He is a dependable, great employee.”

Neal appreciates the atmosphere at ALMH and recognizes it as a great place to work. “I am proud to work at ALMH. My co-workers are friendly and we are always willing to help each other,” said Neal.

ALMH is a 25-bed critical access hospital located at 200 Stahlhut Drive in Lincoln, Illinois and is an affiliate of Memorial Health System. ALMH employs over 315 in a variety of roles. For more information about ALMH, visit